If there’s one thing the presidential candidates agree on, and have made central to their economic platforms, it’s the need to support and grow America’s dwindling middle class.

How to do that, though, is another story.

In a recent analysis, Pew Research defined “middle-income” Americans as “adults whose annual household

Source:: The Lowdown

Are You in the Middle Class? Use This Interactive Calculator to Find Out 8 March,2017Matthew Green


Matthew Green

Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

Email: mgreen@kqed.org; Twitter: @MGreenKQED

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